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Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
+82 70-7757-4789
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There is one famous town named ‘Itaewon’ in the center of Seoul, the capital city of South Korea. This time, I want to recommend one Kebab restaurant in front of Itaewon station. The name of restaurant was ‘Ankara’. So I firstly thought that the capital...More

Thank Voyage63578196186
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Itaewon to drink Korean craft beer. We went to Booth and Magpie, both were great. An interesting part of the city.

Thank Sarah53187
Reviewed 1 week ago

this street along with the area around it is almost international place in Seoul. plenty of small shops for clothes Korean souvenirs that you can buy ( insure to negotiate about the price). also a lot of restaurants are there especially Arabian, Turkish restaurants. also,...More

Thank alzahrani_tg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the street beloved by US military personnel and their families. Now, most of them have moved to Pyeongtaek and this street is much less crowded. But, still many foreign residents visit here and there are various international shops and restaurants. It's good to...More

Thank JH L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not sure if the food stalls is a staple here but it was an awesome atmosphere. Lots of people with great food. The aroma will surely make you hungry

Thank binky_jc
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

So I am a Brit who lives in Korea and have been to Itaewon twice. As a place to go shopping it’s great, particularly if you’re a foreigner as they have many shops that cater to taller/larger people and have lots of souvenir shops. It’s...More

Thank SweetPotatoKate
Reviewed October 9, 2018

I prayed at Friday Shalat October 5 yesterday. Even though rainy days, jamaah fill the mosque. Imam’s say about Al Ikhlas surah. It’s touching my heart. Subhanallah. Thank you for sympathy for the earthquake in Lombok and Palu, Indonesia

Thank adi s
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Used to have great shopping from numerous small shops selling everything. Now some shops but nothing special. A fair amount of bars and restaurants with great selection of food and drink. We did not feel it was worth the effort to visit but did have...More

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Popularly known as expat area. You can find variety of shops and restaurants serving cuisines from all around the world. Vibrant nightlife. Local Korean brands shopping. It was difficult to get a taxi back to hotel on Saturday night. For cheese pizza lovers i highly...More

Thank SoniNavneetRai
Reviewed September 8, 2018

I'm not into Itaewon a lot because it's mostly for people who love to party. This is where pub crawls usually happens and the like. One thing I like tho is that this place is near the War Museum of Korea. I should explore this...More

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Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison,
Itaewon was once shunned by locals as a seedy, red
light district. But within the past few years, Itaewon
and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Kyunglidan
and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to
quickly become one of Seoul’s hottest areas. Here,
trendy international restaurants dot the area
alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest
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November 12, 2016|
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Response from Andrew F | Reviewed this property |
I highly suggest Airbnb. I just stayed at one in Itewon near the Mosque for $23 per night. easy access to train, bus and taxi.
August 22, 2016|
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Response from LaTonya T | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had anything tailor made but make sure to ask around for the best quality and price.